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Rock - Released February 1, 2009 | Purple Pyramid Records

4 stars out of 5 - "...confirms the power of The Litter: a loud and slightly leftfield garage band....who deserved a slightly wider audience."
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Rock - Released August 17, 2018 | Purple Pyramid Records

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Rock - Released February 1, 2009 | Garage Masters Records

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Rock - Released July 26, 2018 | Purple Pyramid Records

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Rock - Released October 1, 2013 | Garage Masters

Rock - Released March 11, 2016 | Sundazed Music, Inc.

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Rock - Released August 1, 2008 | Purple Pyramid Records

After reforming in 1990, the Litter decided to stay together and cut a studio album. With the help of guests like Joey Molland and an enlarged personnel, Minneapolis' favorite psychedelic still deliver the goods with a vengeance. Original arrangements of old favorites like "Takedown," "Starting Over Again," and "Slipaway," along with a pack of solid new originals, make this a reunion album well worth investigating. ~ Cub Koda
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Rock - Released August 1, 2008 | Purple Pyramid Records

Featuring mostly original members, the Litter did a reunion concert at the Mirage bar in Minneapolis on September 19, 1990, preserved on this 74-minute disc. As way-after-the-fact reunion albums go, this has to rank way up there; they (and particularly singer Denny Waite) sound a lot like they did in the 1960s, sticking largely to covers from their Distortions LP and '60s garage band/blues/British Invasion covers, though "Action Woman" of course is the opening number. As to whether this is actually preferable to or as good as the original Litter discs, well, of course not. It's nothing to be ashamed of, though; it's actually listenable, which is more than you can say for almost any other project of this sort. ~ Richie Unterberger
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Rock - Released August 1, 2008 | Purple Pyramid Records

The Litter's Emerge combines the sound of the Amboy Dukes with Blue Cheer -- all while vocalist Mark Gallagher does his best at times to imitate Jack Bruce. Burt Bacharach and Hal David's "Little Red Book" gets torn apart in the translation and is lots of fun. Lead guitarist Ray Melina takes the band to the world of British rock with his "Breakfast at Gardenson's," the light feeling here a total about-face, a transition that complements the huge sound on most of the record. Opening track "Journeys" is that Brit rock flair and West Coast vocal sound meeting the Amboy Dukes. This has all been heard and done before, but the Litter emulate it so well that their concoction is actually quite inviting. "Silly People" is the rock band toying with jazz and blues, light years away from the garage, but working on a level that eluded the Blues Magoos and Lovecraft when those ensembles strayed too far from their origins. The Jack Bruce inspiration comes in loud and clear here, not only in the voice but in what the band is doing. The tunes are mostly in the two- to three-and-a-half-minute range with only the Iron Butterfly-ish "Future of the Past" clocking in at 12-minutes-plus ending side two and an over-five-minute rendition of Stephen Stills' "For What It's Worth" closing out the first side. The band's own "Blue Ice" works better than the cover of Buffalo Springfield and, face it, that 1967 protest song was unique and difficult to re-interpret. The Litter actually do a great job of walking on this sacred ground till they give it a half-time Ramones/the Dickies jolt years before that concept would come in to vogue; the attempt goes only halfway but is interesting. The album cover uses a negative photo pastiche and they've got the Blue Cheer image down pat. Bassist J. Worthington Kane does a fine job of producing his group studying their heroes and getting an A on the exam. It's just too bad a Terry Knight or Colonel Tom Parker wasn't around these parts to bring this to the masses. ~ Joe Viglione
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Rock - Released February 1, 2009 | Purple Pyramid Records